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Federal Ammunition Introduces New Swift Scirocco II

ANOKA, Minnesota – November 24, 2020 – Federal Premium releases its new Swift Scirocco II centerfire hunting loads lineup. The new bullet promises to push effective range to new extremes while delivering a more lethal blow on impact. Shipments of this … Continue reading

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Team Federal Sponsored Competitive Shooter Tim Herron

ANOKA, Minnesota – November 12, 2020 – Federal Ammunition sponsored shooter Tim Herron won the Single Stack Division at the United States Practical Shooting Association (USPSA) Area 2 Championship. The match was held in Prescott, Arizona, November 5-8 at the … Continue reading

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Field & Stream Magazine Honors Federal Premium FireStick as Best of the Best for 2020

ANOKA, Minnesota – November 5, 2020 – Field & Stream magazine has recognized the Tradition’s NitroFire muzzleloading rifle and the Federal Premium Firestick with a Best-of-the-Best Award. New for 2020, FireStick is a proprietary and newly-patented muzzleloading propellant system that … Continue reading

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Federal Ammunition Introduces New Fusion 10mm Auto Hunting Loads

ANOKA, Minnesota – October 6, 2020 – Federal ammunition introduces a new load to its popular handgun hunting ammunition lineup. The new Fusion 10mm Auto load uses a 200-grain bullet and 1200 fps muzzle velocity take full advantage of the … Continue reading

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Federal, CCI and Speer Ammunition Contribute $100,000 to NSSF’s 2020 #GUNVOTE Voter Education Campaign

October 6, 2020 NEWTOWN, Conn. – NSSF®, the trade association for the firearm industry, is pleased to announce that Federal, CCI and Speer Ammunition, leading firearm ammunition manufacturers part of Vista Outdoor, have contributed $100,000 to NSSF’s #GUNVOTE® voter registration, … Continue reading

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Federal Ammunition Continues Strong Support for the International Hunter Education Association-USA

ANOKA, Minnesota – September 22, 2020 – Federal Ammunition and Vista Outdoor announced its continued support of International Hunter Education Association-USA (IHEA-USA) with a large, dedicated sponsorship aimed at developing a new IHEA-USA website. This effort will help bring the … Continue reading

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Team Federal Hosted Successful PRS Series Gold Medal Match

ANOKA, Minnesota – September 18, 2020 – Federal Ammunition and Team Federal recently hosted its second annual Federal Gold Medal Match, a Precision Rifle Series Pro Series match, September 12-13, at Alabama Precision in Carbon Hill, Alabama. Match Director, Jim … Continue reading

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Federal Awarded High-Performance Ammunition Contract for US Army Next Generation Carbine Technologies Program

ANOKA, Minnesota – July 31, 2020 – Federal Ammunition is proud to announce a contract award to supply high-performance 7.62x51mm NATO and other novel ammunition for the U.S. Army’s Next Generation Carbine Technologies (NGCT) program. This suite of ammunition utilizes … Continue reading

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Federal Ammunition Awarded $13.8 Million Delivery Order from the U.S. Army

Federal Ammunition Awarded $13.8 Million Delivery Order from the U.S. Army ANOKA, Minnesota – July 29, 2020 – Federal Ammunition was recently given a new $13.8 million delivery order based on its contract awarded in 2017 by the U.S. Army. … Continue reading

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World Champion Josh Froelich Appears on “It’s Federal Season” Podcast

ANOKA, Minnesota – July 16, 2020 – In 2018, Federal’s sponsored shooter Josh Froelich enters his first IPSC Shotgun World Shoot in France. After six days and thirty stages, Froelich wins the Open division and leaves a World Champion. It … Continue reading

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Federal Ammunition Introduces New Force X2 Personal Defense Shotgun Loads

ANOKA, Minnesota – July 13, 2020 – New Personal Defense ammunition from Federal turns shotguns into the ultimate defensive platform. Force X2 copper-plated 00 FX2 buckshot pellets are specially engineered to split into two equal-size pieces on impact. Shipments of … Continue reading

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Competition Season Off to a Strong Start for Federal and CCI Sponsored Shooter Grant Kunkel

ANOKA, Minnesota – June 25, 2020 – Federal and CCI Ammunition sponsored shooter Grant Kunkel used products from these trusted brands to win big in both Rimfire and Pistol Caliber Carbine at two recent championship events. “Grant is in his … Continue reading

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Federal Ambassador Dakota Overland Wins the Ladies Division at the 2020 USPSA Multigun National Championship

ANOKA, Minnesota – June 23, 2020 – Federal brand ambassador and competitive shooter Dakota Overland takes home the Ladies Division title at the recent 2020 USPSA Multigun Nationals Match in Frostproof, Florida.“The match itself wasn’t ladies focused, however I won … Continue reading

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Federal Ammunition Now Offers 350 Legend in Its Fusion Line

ANOKA, Minnesota – June 15, 2020 – The 350 Legend cartridge offers higher velocities than any straight-wall, deer-hunting cartridge. Federal initially launched the 350 Legend cartridge into its product catalog by offering two soft-point 180-grain options in its Power-Shok and … Continue reading

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Near-Far Carry Pistol Drill

Near-Far Carry Pistol Drill If you carry concealed, it’s important to hone your target transition skills. Federal ambassador Josh Froelich shares a near-far drill that will ensure you’re ready for anything.

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Federal Sponsored Shooter Tucker Schmidt Wins the 2020 Pigg River Precision PRS Matc

ANOKA, Minnesota – June 10, 2020 – Sponsored competitive shooter Tucker Schmidt takes home a title at the Pigg River Precision PRS Match in Rocky Mount, Virginia shooting Federal Premium Gold Medal 6mm Creedmoor. “My rifle and ammunition combo were just … Continue reading

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Put FMJs In Their Place

The shooting sports run on a steady diet of full metal jacket handgun ammunition. Ranges soak up countless millions of FMJ rounds as shooters of all stripes train, plink and compete—and it’s not hard to see why. FMJs are accurate, … Continue reading

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Federal Adds New Trophy Copper 280 Ackley Improved to Its Exclusive MeatEater Rifle Ammunition Lineup

ANOKA, Minnesota – June 4, 2020 – Extract maximum performance from your favorite cartridge with Federal Premium Trophy Copper, the freezer-filler rifle ammunition of MeatEater’s Steven Rinella. Nineteen cartridge options are available in the Trophy Copper product line. Options span … Continue reading

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Federal Ammunition Introduces PUNCH: It’s Newest Defensive Handgun Option for Personal Defenders

ANOKA, Minnesota – May 20, 2020 – New Punch draws from Federal Ammunition’s decades of experience designing the world’s finest defensive handgun loads. The bullet’s skived jacket and soft lead core produce the best expansion and penetration in its class, … Continue reading

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Hit The Ground To Hit Your Target

Prone Precision Shooting prone is the most stable position to put rounds downrange accurately. Get even more precision from going prone with these techniques from Federal ambassador Josh Froelich.

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Speer Introduces a New Line of Gold Dot Personal Protection Rifle Ammunition

LEWISTON, Idaho – May 19, 2020 – Speer Gold Dot Handgun ammunition’s reliability has made it the No. 1 choice for law enforcement. Now Speer is offering the same performance for self-defense rifle applications. New Gold Dot Rifle ammunition is … Continue reading

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CCI’s Introduces New Maxi-Mag or VNT Easy-To-Pour Cartons

LEWISTON, Idaho – May 18, 2020 – New CCI Pour Packs hold 125 rounds of Maxi-Mag or VNT. The new products are now available: 22 WMR 30-grain VNT, 17 HMR 17-grain VNT and 22 WMR 40-grain Maxi-Mag Jacketed Hollow Point. … Continue reading

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How To Give Back To First Responders

RIFLE | HANDGUN | SHOTSHELL | RIMFIRE | MUZZLELOADING | RELOADING | MERCHANDISE | CUSTOM SHOP First Responder Tribute Shirt Now more than ever, the heroes on the front lines need our support. All proceeds from this t-shirt made by … Continue reading

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Julie Golob, Modern Day Wonder Woman, joins the “It’s Federal Season” Podcast

ANOKA, Minnesota – May 14, 2020 – She sets shooting records.  She has served the United States.  She is on the front lines of protecting your 2nd Amendment rights.  And that’s only half of the hats Julie Golob wears.  Find … Continue reading

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Federal Ammunition Introduces New Train + Protect Loads

ANOKA, Minnesota – April 28, 2020 – Federal has made it easier than ever to honor your birthright to bear arms with three new Train + Protect loads in 380 Auto, 85-grain; 357 Magnum, 125-grain; and 38 Special, 158-grain. Shipments … Continue reading

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Federal Ammunition Introduces New Terminal Ascent, The Best Choice for All-Range Hunting Loads

ANOKA, Minnesota – April 22, 2020 – Go beyond what you ever thought possible with new Federal Premium Terminal Ascent. Blending the features of top match-style bullet designs with the industry’s best bonding technology and components, Terminal Ascent delivers any-range … Continue reading

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The 2020 Federal Kubota Sweepstakes Contest Going Strong

ANOKA, Minnesota – April 21, 2020 – Whether it be deer or ducks, bulls or bears, scouting or sighting in: Federal Season is always in full swing. That is why Federal teamed with Kubota to give away a SideKick UTV … Continue reading

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Law Enforcement Hero featured on Federal Ammunition’s “It’s Federal Season” Podcast

ANOKA, Minnesota – April 16, 2020 – Hear about a life-and-death encounter from an officer who survived one. On this special episode, Federal shares the microphone with Special Agent Bill Gray, a former Wisconsin county investigator who used HST to … Continue reading

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Federal Ammunition Introduces New Practice & Defend Packs

ANOKA, Minnesota – April 15, 2020 – Pair the self-defense load proven by law enforcement with the industry’s most complete training ammunition for a combination like no other. New Federal Practice & Defend Packs include 50 HST Personal Defense loads … Continue reading

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Federal Premium Terminal Ascent Selected as Editors’ Choice in Shooting Sports Retailer

ANOKA, Minnesota – April 14, 2020 – Shooting Sports Retailer magazine recognized Federal Premium Terminal Ascent with an Editors’ Choice honor in a recent article published in its April 2020 issue. Federal considers its all-new Terminal Ascent as the best … Continue reading

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Federal’s At Your Side During Tough Times

In unprecedented times, there are still things you can count on. We’re proud to be one of them. Federal is committed to health, production and protection during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Federal Recognized as Today’s Top Rifle Ammunition Brand

ANOKA, Minnesota – April 6, 2020 – A recent report released by Southwick Associates identifies Federal as the top rifle ammunition brand in today’s marketplace. Federal led the rifle ammo category after Southwick Associates surveyed more than 20,000 hunters and … Continue reading

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Federal Ammunition is the Official Ammunition of the “Crush with Lee & Tiffany”

ANOKA, Minnesota – April 1, 2020 – Federal Ammunition announces a new partnership with the popular television series “Crush with Lee & Tiffany.” Federal will become the official ammunition of The Lakoskys, a popular hunting couple, who have been winning … Continue reading

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An Overview of Federal’s Syntech Defense

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Federal Ammunition Introduces Three New Top Gun 100-Packs

ANOKA, Minnesota – March 18, 2020 – Make clay crushing convenient with Top Gun 100-Packs. Each pack contains four 25-count boxes. Shipments of this product have begun to arrive at dealers. The new bulk offerings hold 100 consistent Top Gun … Continue reading

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Federal Ammunition Introduces New Speed-Shok 100-Packs

ANOKA, Minnesota – March 11, 2020 – Bring the velocity and power of Federal Speed-Shok to the blind in bulk. New Speed-Shok 100-packs come in the most popular payloads, delivering both the performance and convenience high-volume waterfowl hunters need. Shipments … Continue reading

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World Champion Vincent Hancock featured on Federal Ammunition’s “It’s Federal Season” Podcast

  ANOKA, Minnesota – March 5, 2020 – It is more likely to be struck by lightning than to win a gold medal at the Olympic games. Now imagine you’ve accomplished that feat twice.  A special edition of “It’s Federal … Continue reading

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Federal Will Showcase New Products at Industry Leading Conservation Shows in February

ANOKA, Minnesota – February 12, 2020 – Federal Ammunition recently announced more than 130 individual product SKUs in more than 34 cataloged product lines during the 2020 SHOT Show this past January in Las Vegas, Nevada. Now the company is … Continue reading

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The Federal Premium Black Cloud TSS Product Lineup Increases with a 20-Gauge Option

ANOKA, Minnesota – February 6, 2020 – Federal Premium Black Cloud, the deadliest load in waterfowl hunting, continues to add new options with its 2020 release of 20-gauge Black Cloud TSS.“The new Black Cloud TSS carries on a lethal legacy, … Continue reading

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Federal Expands Lineup of 6.5 Creedmoor Loads and Adds Options in 6.5 PRC

ANOKA, Minnesota – February 3, 2020 – Federal has expanded its available loads in 6.5 to cover a range of shooting disciplines. The newest additions for 2020 include the 6.5 Creedmoor Swift Scirocco II, Terminal Ascent and the MeatEater Series … Continue reading

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